What is sleeve gastrectomy?
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A sleeve gastrectomy is a medical weight loss surgery that reduces the size of your stomach. There are three main types of gastrectomy:
During the sleeve gastrectomy for weight loss, the stomach is stapled and the remaining area is removed, leaving a smaller stomach size that limits the amount of food you can eat at one time. In turn, a sleeve gastrectomy helps patients lose weight and keep it off long-term. Sleeve gastrectomy is performed at the Weight Loss and Wellness Center and can help you overcome obesity as well as other weight-related health issues.
Why is sleeve gastrectomy used?
In addition to helping a patient lose weight, sleeve gastrectomy can be used to treat the following weight-related health conditions:
What does sleeve gastrectomy involve?
At the Weight Loss and Wellness Center, we take the time to explain the entire gastrectomy procedure to each of our patients. We are dedicated to ensuring that you are comfortable and confident with the knowledge and support that you need before, during and after your sleeve gastrectomy surgery.
During the sleeve gastrectomy procedure, your surgeon will remove a small, vertical portion of the stomach that resembles a sleeve and is about the size and shape of a banana. Using a stapling device, the remaining portion of your stomach is closed off.
After your procedure, your physician will spend time walking you through the different lifestyle changes that you’ll need to adapt to the new size of your stomach.
Your doctor may recommend one or more of the following additional weight loss support and treatment options following your gastrectomy procedure:
What are the benefits of visiting the Weight Loss and Wellness Center for sleeve gastrectomy?
Entrusting our caring and knowledgeable weight loss specialists at the Weight Loss and Wellness Center with your sleeve gastrectomy and weight loss services can offer you the following benefits:
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Dr. Majid is an expert weight loss surgeon with many credentials in the weight loss medical field. She has been in various publications as a certified expert. The rest of the staff at Weight Loss and Wellness are also certified and trained to help our clients get the best results possible.
Our qualified team of experts work to ensure our clients are in the best condition possible and work with our patients to ensure they are on the right track post-procedure
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Our patients love the work we perform and the support we provide them during these life-changing events.
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